Victim identified in fatal Florence County shooting

Victim identified in fatal Florence County shooting

FLORENCE COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The Florence Coroner's Office has identified the man killed in a shooting in Florence County Thursday night as Nadrian Darneil Benbow, 28, from Timmonsville. Another man was injured in that shooting.

Florence County deputies responded to a call for a shooting on Handy Lane around 9:14 p.m., according to Major Michael Nunn of the Florence County Sheriff's Office.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene and a second person was transported to the hospital for treatment of a gunshot wound, said Nunn. At this time there is no additional information on either of the victims.

The Florence County Sheriff's Office and the Florence County Coroner's Office are investigating the shooting.

Officials ask anyone with information on the incident to contact the Florence County Sheriff's Office at (843) 665-2121, ext. 468. Or, you can text Crime Stoppers of the Pee Dee at 1-888-CRIME-SC. You can remain anonymous when providing officials with information.

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